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Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

CPD & Skills for Care Approved

Depriving someone of their liberty is a major step to take, and this training guides you through the correct process.

Course Description

This online training course explains what needs to be done before a deprivation of liberty can be authorised. It is designed for the use of any person who cares for someone who may lack the mental capacity to make decisions for themselves.

The course aims to help the user understand the importance of keeping records in relation to DoLS, what deprivation of liberty means and who it affects, and both types of authorisation procedures.

Target Audience

This online DoLS Training explains what needs to be done before a deprivation of liberty can be authorised. It has been designed to be used by anyone who cares for someone who may lack the mental capacity to make decisions for themselves.

Advantages

This online Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards course is approved by leading industry bodies CPD and Skills for Care

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time to fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the importance of keeping records in relation to DoLS
  • Understand what deprivation of liberty means and who it affects
  • Understand both types of authorisation procedures

Further Progression & Related Courses

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this course include:

Course Module Number Module Name Pass % Required
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards 1 What is Deprivation of Liberty? 70%
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards 2 Authorising a Deprivation of Liberty 70%
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards 3 The Safeguards 70%
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards 4 The Importance of Record Keeping 70%

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Browser: Up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration:

30 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).

£20.00 +VAT

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